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Tourists escorted to safety after tropical storm passes

Tourists escorted to safety after tropical storm passes

VOV.VN - An estimated 3,500 tourists began leaving Co To Island, a popular tourist destination off the north-eastern coastal province of Quang Ninh in Vietnam, this morning (July 18) after being stranded by tropical storm Talas.

Heavy rain causes Hanoi traffic chaos

Heavy rain causes Hanoi traffic chaos

VOV.VN - Tropical storm Talas brought heavy rain to Hanoi in the afternoon of July 17th, causing traffic chaos in the city. Many streets were flooded as locals tried hard to get back home.

Over 3,000 tourists stuck in Co To island over storm

Over 3,000 tourists stuck in Co To island over storm

Ships between Co To island and Van Don port in the mainland of the northern province of Quang Ninh have yet to resume operation on July 17 due to rough sea, leaving about 3,500 tourists stranded.

Deputy PM directs response to storm Talas consequences

Deputy PM directs response to storm Talas consequences

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung chaired a teleconference in Hanoi on July 17 with ministries, agencies and localities to direct response to the consequences of storm Talas, the second hitting Vietnam this year.

Streets in Hanoi submerged by torrential rain

Streets in Hanoi submerged by torrential rain

VOV.VN - Tropical storm Talas brought heavy rain to Hanoi on July 17, adversely affecting local lives as many streets in Nam Tu Liem, Thanh Xuan and Cau Giay Districts were flooded.

In photos: Storm rolls through Nghe An, Ha Tinh

In photos: Storm rolls through Nghe An, Ha Tinh

VOV.VN - Tropical storm Talas moved through the central provinces of Nghe An and Ha Tinh this morning (July 17) with a wind speed of 90 kilometres per hour, uprooting numerous trees, causing power outages and blowing off house roofs.

Airlines reschedule flights due to storm

Airlines reschedule flights due to storm

Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific and Vasco have announced their cancellation of flights for July 16 over passenger safety amid the tropical storm Talas preparing to land in central Vietnam.

Localities urged to brace for upcoming storm

Localities urged to brace for upcoming storm

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Van Thang chaired a teleconference with representatives of 24 cities and provinces on July 16 to discuss response to the upcoming storm, the second this year.

Making sense of climate change risks

Making sense of climate change risks

VOV.VN - To better assess, communicate and respond to risks from climate change at the community level, more than 100 experts gathered at a conference in Hanoi today (June 13), reported the Vietnam news Agency.

First storm formed in East Sea

First storm formed in East Sea

A tropical low pressure the East Sea on June 11 grew into a tropical storm – the first in the sea this year, according to the National Hydro-meteorological Forecasting Centre.

Sixth Kilo-Class Submarine arrives at Cam Ranh port

Sixth Kilo-Class Submarine arrives at Cam Ranh port

VOV.VN - Heavy-lift vessel RollDock Storm carrying the sixth Kilo-Class Submarine named HQ-187 Ba Ria-Vung Tau entered Cam Ranh Port in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa on January 20.